Starwood got hacked. This came shortly after American, United, and Hilton got hacked. Points are advertised for sale cheap online. Data security is big business, consulting firms have identified a huge mark business opportunity in working with loyalty programs. Show More Summary
Ely Portillo of the Charlotte Observer cuts to chase in a short but very informative article that describes Family Dollar’s problems based upon four statistics. Definitely worth a read.
After reading one of my articles a retailer told me she was resolved to take action on an under-performing employee. It seems the employee was falling short in several areas, including her sales and the quality of the experience she...
Economist Tom Lawler sent me the preliminary table below of short sales, foreclosures and cash buyers for a few selected cities in December.On distressed: Total "distressed" share is down in most of these markets mostly due to a decline in short sales. Show More Summary
Short-selling can help you make money in a down market, but there's a price you pay. Find out about it.
During the recession, I started following the Sacramento market to look for changes in the mix of houses sold (equity, REOs, and short sales). For some time, not much changed. But over the last 2+ years we've seen some significant changes...Show More Summary
Sue Chang, reporting for MarketWatch: Shares of GoPro Inc. skidded on Tuesday, at one point tripping a Nasdaq short sale circuit breaker. The selloff was sparked by news hat Apple Inc. was granted a patent for a sports camera, according...Show More Summary
The company uses daily scenario-based challenges that are spaced out into short quizzes of two or three multiple-choice questions. Based on research, the approach is intended to greatly extend how long material is remembered.
Sales softened considerably for "It's Only a Play" after Nathan Lane was replaced by Martin Short.
Photo from Google Streetview (we love that the hardworking CleanSlate crew is on Google) According to REjournals.com, Cedar Street Properties (the parent company of FLATS) just bought the retail building at 4600 Magnolia, the one most...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Off his cutting-edge short film Miles, writer/director Oliver Daly has been signed by WME. The agency will package the short for transition into a feature film vehicle for their new client. The sales tool will be the fullShow More Summary
Steam's latest promotion features games starring moon-eyed protagonists, adorable demons and melodramatic reactions to everything. In short, it's the Steam Anime Weekend Sale. Highlights include both the gorgeous 2D fighter King of Fighters 13 and f...
Australia’s peak automotive industry body is confident Australians will once again buy in excess of 1.1 million new vehicles this year, but has stopped short of predicting a record sales tally after 2014’s total fell short of its initial forecast. Last January, Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries CEO Tony Weber (pictured) predicted the market would hit [...]
For a nation of devout shoppers and bargain hunters, early January is nothing short of a gift from the New Year gods; the abundance of sales creating the perfect opportunity to rein in those inevitable back to work blues with a serious bout of retail-related therapy. But, just like in all other aspects of life, […]
GoPro’s entry-level ‘Hero’ camera retails for $129.99. Wedbush’s Michael Pachter was on CNBC a short while ago pounding the table for GoPro (GPRO), which he thinks will have a blow-out December quarter based on his calls to Best Buy (BBY) and other outlets. GoPro will crush estimates for perhaps 2 million in camera sales in the current [...]
Wedbush’s Michael Pachter was on CNBC a short while ago pounding the table for GoPro (GPRO), which he thinks will have a blow-out December quarter based on his calls to Best Buy (BBY) and other outlets. GoPro will crush estimates for perhaps 2 million in camera sales in the current quarter, the December-ending Q4, Pachter told CNBC’s [...]
Before we get into the car, I’d like to point out that the ad for this 1955 Chrysler C-300 for sale on Hemmings.com is the type of ad that sells cars: lengthy description, illustrative and good-sized photos, and a short video that shows the car running and gives a quick walkaround. As for the car […]
4 years seems to be the new magic number for consumers hoping to obtain a new mortgage backed by Fannie Mae, after experiencing a previous short sale. There is no longer a 7-year wait to try to get a new mortgage, which is good news for many consumers. Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur heads into 2015 falling just short of expectations once again. There have been moments of quality, even brilliance, and all it would take is a sustained good run to change things, but overall one cannot escape the feeling … Continue reading ?